For foreign participants of APPC12
A valid passport is required to enter Japan. Participants from certain countries may also require a visa to enter Japan. Currently, passport holders of a number of countries may enter Japan for a short period under a visa waiver program.
Please refer to the following page of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs website for more information.
If you are not sure whether you require a visa to enter Japan, please check with the nearest Japanese embassy or consulate in your country.
For the Secretariat to assist you with the visa application documents,
the participants must complete the registration to APPC12 including the
After the appointment, it may take several weeks before you actually receive
Therefore it is very important that you start to arrange your visa wtith
a sufficient margin.